Gomdar

Backgound 

Gomdar Gewog comprises of large number of villages and recently it was bifurcated into two Gewogs viz. Gomdar and Wangphu Gewog. Gewog has 20 villages with 631 households comprising a population of 5089. Gomdar Gewog consists of mainly dry-land. Maize is the staple food of the Gewog and it is widely cultivated in Kamzhing. 
Oranges is the main cash crop and the Gewog has potential to produce oranges and increase income.
 

Statistics

Total Area of Gewog: 80.87 sq km
Number of Chiwogs: 5
Number of Villages: 23
Number of Households: 611
Total Population: 5061
Distance from Dzongkhag HQ: 71 km

 

Facilities

Agriculture Extension center-1
Irrigation Channel-2.52 Kms
Farm Road (Narphung to Tshangchlo)- 11.35Kms
Farm Road (Tshangchlo to Barzor)- (under construction)

Bridge-2
BHU-1
ORC-3
No. of households with telephone connection-20
No. of RWSS- 23
No. households electrified-542

 

Education

CPS-2
LSS-1
Non formal education center-3

 

Type of Land use(Area in Acres)

Dry Land-1979.23 
Wet Land – 20.07 
Pangzhing-3404
Tshesa-48.26
Orange Orchard – 180.94 
Community Forest (nos)-1
Private Forest (nos)-20

 

Distance from Dzongkhag Head Quarter

70 kms -Including 11.35 Kms of farm road from Narphung.